A Senate aide said cut in budget deal would be addressed in omnibus spending bill.
Appropriators are running out of time to reach a deal by Jan. 15.
Armed Services chairman initially told reporters Tuesday that he would back Ayotte's bill.
The cut was a core part of budget deal, making it difficult to unwind.
Appropriators are now working on an omnibus bill to keep the government open.
An extension of unemployment insurance was left out of the budget deal.
Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) said Wednesday that the budget deal would pass not because it fixes the...
The budget deal is expected to pass the Senate with bipartisan support later Wednesday.
Shaheen joined the effort to block the cuts to military pensions included in the budget deal.
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) suggested tying approval of the Keystone pipeline to raising the debt...
The tally, however, is not expected to match the landslide in the House.
Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) rejects Rep. Paul Ryan’s (R-Wis.) calls to move to “common ground,”...
The measure is necessary because lawmakers have yet to agree to a $1 trillion omnibus.
The problem for both parties is agreeing on how to pay for replacing the budget cuts.
Issa's bill would repeal the military pension cuts by limiting Saturday mail delivery.
Aides say progress on the $1 trillion, 12-part omnibus bill has been better than expected.
Americans United for Change says the GOP protected "the richest one percent."
The Senate approved the budget deal in a 64-36 vote.
“This technical error can, will and should be addressed," the senator said.
Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) tried to bring up an amendment to stop a $6 billion cut in military...
A final vote on the deal will come on Wednesday.
According to the poll, the public trusts Republicans ahead of Obama on balancing the budget.
It’s a “pretty safe bet” the Senate will pass the budget deal on Tuesday, said Sen. Charles Schumer...
Legendary reporter Bob Woodward said on Sunday that the new budget deal is gaining bipartisan...